Shrinersfest Announces Air Show Performers for 2019 Festival
Get some ear plugs and make plans to see what will no doubt be another amazing visual spectacular with the announcement of the Air Show participants for this year's Shrinersfest on the Evansville riverfront!
Organizers of the event announced Friday morning the annual Air Show will offer two performances, one on Saturday, June 22nd and another on Sunday, June 23rd at 1:00 p.m. both days.
This year's lineup includes the following performers:
- U.S. Army Special Ops Black Daggers Parachute Team
- U.S. Air Force T-38 Talon jets
- World War II B-25 Mitchell bomber
- Russian MiG-17 jet demonstration
- World War II air power display
- Rocky Mountain Renegades
- Air Vs. Water Showdown
Organizers expect to add even more performers in the days leading up to the event.
The Air Show isn't the only thing happening at this year's festival, of course. Festival-goers will also be able to enjoy the "Miss ShrinersFest Pageant, a YMCA-sanctioned 5K run, Ultimate Air Dogs, carnival rides, food trucks, live music, beer gardens, and participation by the USS LST 325."
Friday's announcement also revealed the theme for this year's event. "Salute to First Responders" will honor the brave men and women who put their lives on the line every day to help keep the rest of us safe.
Tickets for this year's event, which runs June 20th through 23rd, are on sale now through the Shrinersfest website.